Wildfires force thousands of residents to flee in the Okanagan, western Canada.
- Toronto Star
Wildfires continue to rage throughout the western Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia.
Scientists announce through the "Nature" journal, the discovery of 13 deep-space fast radio bursts (FRBs), named FRB 180814, by the CHIME radio telescope in British Columbia, Canada.
An Ottawa, Canada municipal transit bus crashes into a station, killing three people and injuring 23 others.
The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs demands that Canada and the United States clarify the reasons behind the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, also asking for her immediate release.
The chief financial officer of Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested on 1 December in Vancouver, Canada. She faces extradition to the United States. Huawei says she faces unspecified charges.